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Atascosa

Sale: 4-22-14

Cattle and calves: 437

Steers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 225-275

300-400 lb. 215-255

400-500 lb. 200-250

500-600 lb. 175-228

600-700 lb. 165-199

700-800 lb. 150-180

800-900 lb. 140-160

Heifers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 210-275

300-400 lb. 200-240

400-500 lb. 180-230

500-600 lb. 160-204

600-700 lb. 150-190

700-800 lb. 140-160

800-900 lb. 120-135

Slaughter Bulls:

1,100-1,900 lb.

100-117.50

Slaughter Cows:

1,100-1,350 lb.

100-109

600-950 lb.

75-100

Bred Cows:

950-1,250 lb.

$1,000-$1,350

Cow/Calf Pairs:

1,235 lb. $1,600

Gonzales

Date: 4-26-14

Volume: 1,060

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lb. 245-350

300-400 lb. 230-275

400-500 lb. 205-225

500-600 lb. 185-195

600-700 lb. 175-185

700-800 lb. 165-173

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lb. 195-210

300-400 lb. 195-210

400-500 lb. 185-190

500-600 lb. 175-180

600-700 lb. 155-165

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 87-97; Cutters: 97-110; Canners: 75-84; Low yielding fat cows: 88-90

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 105-126; lightweights and medium quality: 96-101; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 135-155

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,700

Pairs: $1,250-$2,000

Karnes City

Date: 4-26-14

Head Count: 783

Cattle: 557; Goats & Other: 226

Market was steady throughout and active in all classes of livestock.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lb. 225 (265)

300-400 lb. 210 (245)

400-500 lb. 198 (225)

500-600 lb. 185 (205)

600-700 lb. 168 (190)

More than 700 lb.

158 (175)

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 200 (225)

300-400 lb. 200 (215)

400-500 lb. 190 (220)

500-600 lb. 175 (200)

600-700 lb. 162 (185)

More than 700 lb.

140 (170)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,175/hd.

($1,375/hd.)

Pairs: $1,400

($1,825)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 88 (107)

No. 2: 85 (94)

Bulls: 110 (117)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $65 ($100)

50-100 lbs.

$115 ($160)

Nannies: $90 ($145)

Billies: $140 ($190)

Sheep: $70 ($130)

Rams: $165 ($225)

Swine:

Piglets (per head):

$65 ($85)

Tops: 70 (92)

Sows: 48 (58)

Boars: 15 (30)

Karnes Co.

Date: 4-24-14

Cattle on hand: 340

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 249-275, Heifers 227-260

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 222-270, Heifers 222-255

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 194-222.50, Heifers 190-220

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 177-198, Heifers 174-195

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 160-180, Heifers 157-175

Packer Bulls:

High Yielding: 125

Medium Yielding:

116-119

Low Yielding:

95-102

Packer Cows:

High Yielding:

100-109

Medium Yielding:

90-97

Low Yielding:

82-89.50

Stocker Cows:

Good: $1,150-$1,560

Plain: $960-$1,000

Pairs:

Good: $1,625-$1,800

Plain: $1,250

Seguin

Date: 4-23-14

Cattle-665; Hogs-170; Horses-6; Sheep & Goats-433

The quality of stocker and feeder cattle not as deep as two previous weeks. The market was steady except fleshy cattle a couple dollars lower.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 220-305

300-400 lb. 210-262

400-500 lb. 190-265

500-600 lb. 180-217

600-700 lb. 160-185

700-850 lb. 150-165

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 200-260

300-400 lb. 200-235

400-500 lb. 180-225

500-600 lb. 170-200

600-750 lb. 160-187

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 105-120

Cutters: 85-95

Canners: 70-85

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,100-$1,750 hd.

Middle Aged: 100-115

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,275-$1,900

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 110-125

Light & Low Yielding: 100-115

Feeder Bulls: 110-145

Horses:

Heavy/Fat/Riding: $300-$310 hd.

Older: $50-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: $80-$90 cwt.

#2 Butchers: $70-$75 cwt.

Sows: $35-$70 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: 110-135

Feeder Shoats: 90-110

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $90-$150 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$75 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 200-245

Small & Thin: 120-200

Wethers: 150-200

Billies: 90-130

Barb. Ewes (Young) $45-$60 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $35-$45 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-180

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-160

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$65 cwt.

Lambs: 130-160

Barb. Bucks: $150-$175 hd.

Dorper Lambs: 170-205
 

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